Rob Candy was seen on Alumnae’s main stage in January, playing roles in both Tom Stoppard one acts, “After Magritte” and “The Real Inspector Hound”.
Carolyn Hall appeared in “Pride & Prejudice” in 2009.
Conor Hefferon graced Alumnae’s Studio stage for “Moon and Murna” in New Ideas 2011.
Laura Vincent also appeared “The Real Inspector Hound”.
Aristophanes’ script, which concerns a hilarious battle of the sexes (men in togas! Women in their underwear!), has been adapted by noted feminist Germaine Greer and UK theatre director/playwright Phil Willmott. This production is directed by Andrea Wasserman.
“Lysistrata – The Sex Strike” runs July 20 – August 6, 2011. Performances are Wednesday – Saturday, with a ‘doors open’ time of 7:30pm, and ‘curtain’ at 8pm. Shows are outdoors, so BYOB (or BYOC) – bring your own blanket or chair! The venue is the delightful Philospher’s Walk on the campus of University of Toronto – see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philosopher%27s_Walk_%28Toronto%29
Book tickets at 416-976-8849 or www.uofttix.ca
More info, photos and a teaser video can be seen at http://canopytheatre.ca/